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Chess Patterns Recognition, 101 schemi vincenti di scacchi da riconoscere a colpo d'occhio, scelti tra i più comuni, fondamentali: Non vorrete mica ricostruire ... (Manuale di scacchi) (Italian Edition) by [Rodolfo Pardi, Evelyne Nicod]

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Chess Patterns Recognition, 101 schemi vincenti di scacchi da riconoscere a colpo d'occhio, scelti tra i più comuni, fondamentali: Non vorrete mica ricostruire ... (Manuale di scacchi) (Italian Edition) Kindle Edition

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Nella mia quarta vita, dopo studente, ingegnere, editore, sono adesso un giocatore di scacchi classificato Fide, bibliotecario, istruttore e arbitro regionale FSI.

Ho preparato appositamente per essere letti su un kindle, una serie di monografie (venti in inglese e una decina in italiano), dedicate a temi poco trattati nella vastissima produzione disponibile attualmente, adatte a principianti e giocatori di club fino alla 2N.

Nella maggior parte dei libri la notazione è con figurine invece che con lettere, uno dei primi ebook con questa caratteristica, per rendere più agevole il seguire le mosse. E con link a partite di esempio (una connessione Internet è necessaria)

About the Author

Nella mia quarta vita, dopo studente, ingegnere, editore, sono adesso un giocatore di scacchi classificato Fide, bibliotecario, istruttore e arbitro regionale FSI. 
     Ho preparato appositamente per essere letti su un kindle, una serie di monografie (venti in inglese e una decina in italiano), dedicate a temi poco trattati nella vastissima produzione disponibile attualmente, adatte a principianti e giocatori di club fino alla 2N.
     Nella maggior parte dei libri la notazione è con figurine invece che con lettere, uno dei primi ebook con questa caratteristica, per rendere più agevole il seguire le mosse.

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  • ASIN ‏ : ‎ B00TXY9VDG
  • Publisher ‏ : ‎ Gatteria; 3rd edition (February 23, 2015)
  • Publication date ‏ : ‎ February 23, 2015
  • Language ‏ : ‎ Italian
  • File size ‏ : ‎ 11701 KB
  • Text-to-Speech ‏ : ‎ Enabled
  • Enhanced typesetting ‏ : ‎ Enabled
  • Word Wise ‏ : ‎ Not Enabled
  • Print length ‏ : ‎ 452 pages
  • Lending ‏ : ‎ Enabled
  • Customer Reviews:
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Rodolfo Pardi has had many careers in his lifetime. He was an electronics engineer for military aircraft equipment for 25 years, then a publisher for 20 years. Since 2010, he has been librarian, coach and arbiter of the Italian Chess Federation (FSI); he prepared more than 20 chess manuals in English and many more in Italian, covering many subjects not often seen in chess books.

His book, Chess Patterns, became a bestseller on Amazon.com.  As with all his chess books, there are plenty of diagrams, reducing the need for a chessboard. Piece names are not foreign capital letters, but figurines - one of the first ebooks with this feature.

Books are also linked to sample games on his website, keeping the books neat, but making it easy to follow many more games, and download the PGN versions. Additional free training material is also available on the site.

Most books target novice and club players, up to 1700 ELO.

While English is not his native language, the books are well-structured and easy to read.

The cat covers are designed by Evelyne Nicod, to be found in Goodreads as an illustrator.

To see all his books, just click on "Visit Amazon's Rodolfo Pardi page" above, or go to http://scacchi.vecchilibri.eu/biblioteca/books.htm, a catalog with links and samplers.

Find him also on goodreads http://www.goodreads.com/lapaget

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